Post Tagged with: "George McPhee"

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Nicklas Backstrom: Best Contract in the NHL?

Locking up your best players is a priority for every National Hockey League General Manager. The Chicago Blackhawks recently extended forwards Jonathon Toews and Patrick Kane to mega contracts this […]

by · September 15, 2014 · 1 comment · Washington Capitals
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Washington Capitals: Who Is Brian MacLellan?

On Memorial Day the Washington Capitals made two moves that will have an enormous factor on the club moving forward. One was expected to happen and one was a shocking […]

by · May 27, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
30 Rock Summer: Ed Frankovic Caps Interview

30 Rock Summer: Ed Frankovic Caps Interview

Apparently, the offseason started early for this New Jersey Devils fan at heart. Therefore, it was time to go on a quest. Granted, this may expand a bit more but for now […]

by · May 12, 2014 · 3 comments · Washington Capitals
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2013-2014 Capitals Report Card: Coaches and Management (Part 3 of 3)

How Did the Washington Capitals Coaches and Management Perform in 2013-2014? Welcome to Part Three of the Capitals Report Card!  In this article, this writer will evaluate the performances of […]

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Lessons Learned from George McPhee’s Tenure

The Washington Capitals announced Saturday morning that GM George McPhee’s contract would not be renewed for the upcoming season, and head coach Adam Oates had been relieved of his duties. […]

by · April 30, 2014 · 2 comments · Washington Capitals
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Washington Capitals Say Goodbye to George McPhee and Adam Oates

George McPhee and Adam Oates Relieved of Their Duties It was a somber Saturday afternoon in Washington D.C. as the Washington Capitals made a major regime change.  Majority owner Ted […]

by · April 27, 2014 · 2 comments · Washington Capitals
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Joel Ward: Washington Capitals Unsung Hero

Joel Ward Has A Career Season With the Washington Capitals When people first think of the Washington Capitals, they think of Alex Ovechkin or Nicklas Backstrom.  No one really thinks […]

by · April 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
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Alex Ovechkin: The Anti-Captain

Before this season’s debacle, in which Alex Ovechkin was simultaneously the league’s best goal scorer, worst defensive forward, and above-average detractor of his own teammates; before Dale Hunter regularly benched […]

by · April 17, 2014 · 1 comment · Washington Capitals
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Washington Capitals: Why George McPhee Should Stay

Washington Capitals owner Ted Leonsis has a huge offseason ahead of him. It starts with big decisions at the General Manager position and determining Washington’s 2014-15 head coach. Due to […]

by · April 17, 2014 · 4 comments · Washington Capitals
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Washington Capitals 2013-2014 Season Recap: Failure

What Went Wrong With the 2013-2014 Washington Capitals? It was a turbulent season for the Washington Capitals.  The Capitals were a team that depended on the powerplay to keep their […]

by · April 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
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It’s Time for a Change in Washington

Ever since Alex Ovechkin’s debut in a Caps’ uniform, there has always been reason for hope in Washington. Sure, the Caps were terrible for his first couple of years in […]

by · March 29, 2014 · 3 comments · Washington Capitals
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Washington Capitals: Joel Ward Signing A Bargain For George McPhee

When General Manager George McPhee signed former Nashville Predators forward Joel Ward to a four year-12 million dollar contract many questioned giving a long term deal to a player who […]

by · March 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals